Lilian Rue Hazlett

12 August 1895–
Saint John, St. John, New Brunswick, Canada

The Life of Lilian Rue

When Lilian Rue Hazlett was born on 12 August 1895, in Saint John, St. John, New Brunswick, Canada, her father, Albert Hartley Haslett, was 26 and her mother, Josephine Florence Riecker, was 21.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Albert Hartley Haslett
Josephine Florence Riecker
Lilian Rue Hazlett
John Chesley Haslett
Florence Golding Hazlett
Alice Maud Hazlett
James Frederick Haslett
George Hartley Haslett

Parents and Siblings




    Florence Golding Hazlett


    Alice Maud Hazlett



    George Hartley Haslett


+1 More Child

World Events (3)

1901 · Hartland Covered Bridge

Age 6

July 4, 1901, the Hartland covered bridge was finished. It spans across the Saint John River, making it the longest covered bridge. Until it was built, the only way across the river was by ferry.
1937 · Miramichi Strike

Age 42

August 20, 1937, the Miramichi lumber strike took place. Over 1,500 millworkers and longshoremen struck 14 lumber firms for wage increases.

Age 87

Canada Act is passed. The United Kingdom transfers final legal powers over Canada. The country adopts its new constitution, which includes a charter of rights.

Name Meaning

English (now chiefly northern Ireland):1. topographic name for someone who lived by a hazel copse, Old English hæslett (a derivative of hæsel ‘hazel’). 2. habitational name from Hazelhead or Hazlehead in Lancashire and West Yorkshire, derived from Old English hæsel ‘hazel’ + hēafod ‘head’, here in the sense of ‘hill’; also a topographic name of similar etymological origin.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Lilian Rue Hazlett, "New Brunswick, Provincial Returns of Births and Late Registrations, 1810-1906"
  • Lilian Rue Hazlett, "Canada Births and Baptisms, 1661-1959"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.